|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1915|
|Death: ||May 24, 1984|
Mrs. Gertrude Elizabeth(Gertie)DeHaan Hodges Brand
Died May 24, 1984.
Passed away early Thursday morning, May 24, 1984 at Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Mrs. Brand was born in Kalamazoo, July 14, 1915, daughter of Ralph and Bertha Porter DeHaan. She had been employed at Musselman Canning Company. She attended the Westwood Church of God, Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was preceded in death by a son and daughter. Surviving are her husband, John; her children and their spouses, Harry and Evelyn McAllister of Tampa, Florida, Mrs. Lena Farrow of Michigan City, Indiana, Mrs. Pearl Tomlinson of Lake City, Florida, Earl and Shirley Hodges and James and Shirley Hodges of Kalamazoo, Clyde and Joyce Hodges, Carl Hodges and Robert and Pam Hodges, all of Tampa, Florida; a stepson and his wife Kryn (Bud) and Catherine Brand of Kalamazoo; 28 grandchildren; 39 great grandchildren; 5 step grandchildren; 12 step great grandchildren; her stepmother, Mrs. Ruth DeHaan of Kalamazoo; a brother, James Peter and Alice Burger DeHaan of Kalamazoo, several nieces and nephews, including Mrs. Billy (Nancy) Channells, and Allan James DeHaan. Friends are being received at the funeral home where services will be held Saturday afternoon, May 26, 1984, at 2 o'clock, Pastor Timothy M. Smith, Westwood Church of God, officiating. Interment in Hill Cemetery, West Oshtemo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan. The family will be at Joldersma-Klein Funeral Home, 917 South Burdick, Kalamazoo, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 today. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Westwood Church of God. Joldersma-Klein Funeral Home, 917 South Burdick, Kalamazoo.
May 25, 1984
KG 05/25/1984 D,006:5 NEWS
Ralph Peter (Ruurd Pieters) De Haan (1892 - 1974)
Bertha May Porter McNees (1896 - 1977)
Gertrude Elizabeth De Haan Brand (1915 - 1984)
James Peter DeHaan (1917 - 1992)*
Myrtle Ada DeHaan (1927 - 1927)**
Maintained by: Nancy DeHaan Channells
Originally Created by: ambs
Record added: Aug 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56951117